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How to buy Barings Participation Investors (MPV) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Barings Participation Investors stocks.

Barings Participation Investors is an asset management business based in the US. Barings Participation Investors stocks (MPV.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $13.62 – an increase of 0.9% over the previous week. Barings Participation Investors employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $12.7 million.

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Barings Participation Investors stock price (NYSE:MPV)

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Barings Participation Investors shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-18.
Latest market close$14.61
52-week range$11.16 - $15.06
50-day moving average $14.50
200-day moving average $13.84
Wall St. target price$5.65
PE ratio 5.2293
Dividend yield $0.8 (5.52%)
Earnings per share (TTM) N/A

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Is it a good time to buy Barings Participation Investors stock?

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Barings Participation Investors price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $14.61 from 2022-01-20

1 week (2022-01-14) 0.90%
1 month (2021-12-21) 0.41%
3 months (2021-10-21) 6.10%
6 months (2021-07-21) 8.62%
1 year (2021-01-21) 20.15%
2 years (2020-01-21) -10.20%
3 years (2019-01-18) 15.58
5 years (2017-01-20) 1.25%

Is Barings Participation Investors under- or over-valued?

Valuing Barings Participation Investors stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Barings Participation Investors's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Barings Participation Investors's P/E ratio

Barings Participation Investors's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 5x. In other words, Barings Participation Investors shares trade at around 5x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Barings Participation Investors financials

Revenue TTM $12.7 million
Operating margin TTM 83.36%
Gross profit TTM $13.2 million
Return on assets TTM 3.92%
Return on equity TTM -9999999%
Profit margin 231.6%
Book value $15.32
Market capitalisation $153.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Barings Participation Investors share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 37.76% of net profits

Recently Barings Participation Investors has paid out, on average, around 37.76% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 5.52% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Barings Participation Investors shareholders could enjoy a 5.52% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Barings Participation Investors's case, that would currently equate to about $0.8 per share.

While Barings Participation Investors's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Barings Participation Investors may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

Barings Participation Investors's most recent dividend payout was on 10 January 2019. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 28 December 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Barings Participation Investors share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Barings Participation Investors's shares have ranged in value from as little as $11.16 up to $15.0632. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Barings Participation Investors's is 0.4455. This would suggest that Barings Participation Investors's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Barings Participation Investors overview

Barings Participation Investors is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Barings LLC. The fund invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. It primarily invests in below-investment grade, long-term corporate debt obligations which are directly purchased from its issuers. The fund also seeks to invest in warrants, conversion rights, or other equity related instruments. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against Standard and Poor's Industrials Composite, Russell 2000 Index, Lehman Brothers U. S. High Yield Index, and Lehman Brothers Intermediate U.

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